OSI food solutions, the Aurora-based food processor, was recently honored for its adherence to environmental management. The company was feted with the prestigious Globe oh Honor Award by the British safety council that hailed its environmental consciousness in its factory operations and waste disposal. According to the council, the international food processing and distribution company played was awarded in appreciating of the role it plays in placing environmental safety at the core of its operations.
Not the first time
This, however, wouldn’t be the first time the OSI food solutions UK outpost was receiving this accolade as it had also scooped the 2013 and 2015 globe of honor awards. It was a testament to the great value OSI company places towards environmental conservation and appreciation of the role a safe environment plays towards the success and sustainability of a brand. The award was in appreciation of the company’s production facility in Scunthorpe that has consistently served the United Kingdom market with beef and pork products since its establishment in 1989.
Making it to America’s 100 list
Apart from scooping international awards in Europe, OSI food solutions ranked fairly on the American top 100 companies list. The food company that boasts of over $6.1 Billion in annual was ranked position 58 by Forbes on America’s largest private companies list.
Some of the factors ensuring that OSI food solutions made it to the top 100 companies list included its impressive global network of processing facilities, number of employees and the wide array of products on offer. Today OSI food has established a global foothold with a solid presence in over 17 countries where they have either set up or acquired over 65 production facilities. And while it started as a beef company, it has gradually evolved to include virtually all types of meats on its production list.
OSI food solutions also score highly in customer satisfaction that finds its base in a deep-rooted organization culture established during its establishment. Ideally, the company commits to the delivery of the highest quality products to its customers. This endears it to its global clientele with Sheldon Lavin, the current chairman, and CEO attributing it to the rapid growth the company experienced in the past few decades.